Support Groups for Adults

  • Asperger’s Adult Support Group – Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month from 12:30 – 3:30pm at the Pyle Adult Recreation Center, 655 East Southern Avenue in Tempe, AZ. This group is for ages 18-60+. Snacks/lunch is provided: sandwich makings, chips, fruit, cookies, gf/cf options available. People diagnosed or who suspect they have Asperger’s Syndrom, High-Functioning Autism, PDD-NOS, Nonverbal Learning Disorder, Right Hemisphere Learning Disorder, Semantic Pragmatic Language Disorder, High-Functioning Fragile X Disorder, Tuberous Sclerosis. Contact Tara Marshall at azautisticadvocate@hotmail.com. This group meets at the same time as the Parents of Adults (18+) on the Spectrum.

Support Groups Parents of Adults

  • Parents of Adults (18+) on the Spectrum – Meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 12:30 – 3:30pm at the Pyle Adult Recreation Center, 655 East Southern Avenue in Tempe, AZ. Contact Contact  Harry Zegerson at Harry.Zegerson@Juno.com.

Adult Resources & Services

Beyond High School: Understanding, Obtaining & Maintaining Adult Services

Resources & Services in Maricopa County, Arizona

Arizona Legal Options for Adults with Disabilities

A guide to advise individuals, families and caregivers about different legal options for adults with a disability who need assistance—all with a goal of preserving as many rights as possible.

Includes:

  • Representative Payee
  • Mental Health Care
  • Special Education Transfer of Parental Rights
  • Advanced Directives for Health & Mental Health Care and Living Wills
  • Durable Power of Attorney
  • Conservatorship
  • Guardianship
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • ABLE Accounts

Social Security Disability Benefits Guide

Start your application for SSI Benefits here

Social Security Rent Letter

Apply for Nutrition Assistance or AHCCCS (medical insurance)